• Thunder to sign Andre Roberson to new 3-year deal
Thunder to sign Andre Roberson to new 3-year deal

Free agent forward/center Patrick Patterson , formerly of the Toronto Raptors , has agreed to a 3-year, $16.4 million deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder . It now adds Patterson, who could start alongside former Indiana Pacers star Paul George . With the signing, Roberson's first-year salary will push the Thunder over the luxury tax line of...

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  • UFC 213: Inside the Octagon - Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko 2
UFC 213: Inside the Octagon - Amanda Nunes vs Valentina Shevchenko 2

Nunes is about as fast as Shevchenko but more powerful and much more willing to take a bite out of whatever is offered her. If she can drive down Nunes' striking aggression, she will probably have the advantage. In their first fight, Shevchenko had her best round in the third round. In their previous fight at UFC 196 , Shevchenko dropped a decis...

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  • Medvedev tosses coins at umpire after Wimbledon loss
Medvedev tosses coins at umpire after Wimbledon loss

Wawrinka has yet to get past the quarterfinals and this was his sixth exit in the first round . There were signs that Murray was still troubled by the sore hip that had bothered him in the build-up to the tournament - but it was not enough to stop him from motoring into the second round.

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  • Victoria Police Release Statement On Ali Fahour
Victoria Police Release Statement On Ali Fahour

The incident which saw Ali Fahour reported in the Northern Football League. Fahour was playing for West Preston-Lakeside in the Northern Football League on Saturday when he rushed into a scuffle and punched the Whittlesea defender. After the hearing, which lasted more than two hours, Fahour announced he would step down as AFL diversity manager. ...

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  • Norwegian Air adding Austin-London flights
Norwegian Air adding Austin-London flights

Operating four times a week, the new China Airlines service will start on December 1, along with the other new long haul routes announced from Gatwick this year including Buenos Aires, Singapore, Denver, Seattle, Kigali and Vancouver. The announcement comes as the airline celebrates the third anniversary since it first launched low-priced long-ha...

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  • LaVar Ball And His Family Are Getting Their Own Reality TV Series
LaVar Ball And His Family Are Getting Their Own Reality TV Series

Facebook has green-lit a documentary series that will focus on the Ball family . As the No. 2 overall pick in last month's National Basketball Association draft, Lonzo Ball signed a four-year, $33 million contract and the most talented ballers of the Ball family , LaMelo Ball, and UCLA freshman LiAngelo Ball, gives the family potential spr...

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  • Johanna Konta eyes extended run at Wimbledon after first round victory
Johanna Konta eyes extended run at Wimbledon after first round victory

Murray eased through his match against Germany's Dustin Brown 6-3 6-2 6-2. The match was this year's longest at Wimbledon in the women's singles by a full 25 minutes, and if statistics can ever capture the drama of such a tight match, the fact that Konta faced seven break points and successfully defended four, and Vekic saved 12 of 15 agai...

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  • Oilers ink MVP McDavid to 8-year, $100 million extension
Oilers ink MVP McDavid to 8-year, $100 million extension

Named captain at just 19 years old, he racked up 30 goals and 100 points during a fully healthy 82-game season, taking home the 2016-17 Art Ross Trophy (scoring), Hart Memorial Trophy (writers' MVP) and Ted Lindsay Award (NHLPA most outstanding).

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  • Trump administration weighs into Apple's €13bn Irish tax row with the EU
Trump administration weighs into Apple's €13bn Irish tax row with the EU

Following this, Apple filed a court appeal in the General Court in Luxembourg in December after the European Commission issued a tax demand saying Apple won the tax deal from the Irish government, Reuters reports . (NASDAQ: AAPL ) is reportedly getting a helping hand from the U.S. government in its tax dispute with the European Union. The ...

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  • Victoria Azarenka flourishes on, and off, the court on Wednesday at Wimbledon
Victoria Azarenka flourishes on, and off, the court on Wednesday at Wimbledon

Having been made to wait around all day to play her first round match against CiCi Bellis on Monday, Azarenka had complained that the scheduling wasn't helpful for a new mum. Eighth seed Dominika Cibulkova of Slovakia, who reached the last eight a year ago, also moved into the third round. Regardless of her hectic schedule and slew of work commit...

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  • Jack Sock finds young fan who had towel snatched at Wimbledon
Jack Sock finds young fan who had towel snatched at Wimbledon

The freaky incident, which went viral on the internet, happened after 17th seed Sock beat Chile's Christian Garin in Tuesday's first round match. As he gained control of the towel he forced a hand onto the wrist of the younger fan forcing him to relinquish his grip.

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  • Jurgen Klopp staying patient on Liverpool transfers
Jurgen Klopp staying patient on Liverpool transfers

Klopp has spent the past 21 months at Liverpool , guiding the Reds to a more-than-respectable top-four finish in his first full campaign in charge last time out. "Of course, it's not what they love most, it's kind of a weird relationship [with pre-season] - you don't want to do it but you know it's necessary so you do it".

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  • Liam Dawson to face South Africa
Liam Dawson to face South Africa

For all the positivity surrounding his coronation in February, when he was hailed as the only credible candidate to succeed Alastair Cook, Root's first squad has received a mixed reception, with doubts over whether it will deliver the "bold and brave" brand of cricket demanded by the England and Wales Cricket Board.

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  • Real Madrid complete transfer of Barcelona target
Real Madrid complete transfer of Barcelona target

In case you didn't know... ... The defender, who last season played loaned at Deportivo Alaves, joined our Academy in the summer of 2008, at age 11. The 19-year-old is an exciting prospect despite never making a first team appearance for the Red and Whites of Madrid, only playing in their "B" team during the 2015/16 season.

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  • Cowboys LB Damien Wilson arrested on assault charge
Cowboys LB Damien Wilson arrested on assault charge

Former Gophers linebacker Damien Wilson was arrested an two charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon on Tuesday, the Frisco, Texas , police department confirmed Wednesday to the Pioneer Press. Wilson had 34 tackles as a backup linebacker, playing in every game and starting five. Agents for Wilson didn't immediately return messages se...

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  • Wimbledon Day 1 | Konta and Watson progress
Wimbledon Day 1 | Konta and Watson progress

Using her superior size and power, she doubled the break and served out the first set in quick time, perhaps taking her opponent a little by surprise. Konta attacked from the off and initially all that stopped her from breaking was tightness. "You don't get to where she's got to in her career without, you know, being a really good player".

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  • Aru wins fifth stage of Tour (3)
Aru wins fifth stage of Tour (3)

This is only the third time the Tour has visited La Planche des Belles Filles - scene of Froome's first career Tour stage win in 2012. With Thomas dropped on the final climb he saw his time in yellow come to an end, but as Froome's domestique he did enough to put the defending champion in the lead and the Welshman will now revert to supportin...

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  • MMA fighter Aaron Rajman killed during home invasion
MMA fighter Aaron Rajman killed during home invasion

The assailants, whose motive is now unknown, fled in a vehicle. Rajman also had taken up cooking, both to cut weight for his fights and to provide meals for family and friends on the Sabbath. One of the few Orthodox Jews in mixed martial arts, Rajman wore a yarmulke to the ring and earned the nickname "The Matzoh Brawler". They shot him "at least o...

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  • Murray upbeat as he strides - not hobbles - towards Wimbledon title defence
Murray upbeat as he strides - not hobbles - towards Wimbledon title defence

Murray, who lost in the first round at Queen's to Australia's Jordan Thompson last month had little trouble with the unorthodox Kazakh, who tried to test Murray's mobility with an array of slices and drop shots. If someone told me in one year I would win on Centre Court I would tell you you are joking", said the wirey Russian. This was the first ...

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  • Officers jump on water slide while out on a call
Officers jump on water slide while out on a call

Police officers arrived in the scene and clearly did not feel the need to make a fuss. They're going to shut us down, ' but they noticed the noise was fine. "We didn't have a bag big enough for Officer Joe Jones, for obvious reasons". Katlen Joyce Smith posted video of the officers taking a plunge down the street to Facebook.

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  • ZTE Blade V7 Plus announced with outdated Internal Specs
ZTE Blade V7 Plus announced with outdated Internal Specs

The pricing details of the smartphone have not been revealed yet. Apart from that, the smartphone comes with a metal body. In addition to this, a fingerprint scanner lies on the rear panel of the handset. It comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable up to 128GB via microSD card. As for optics, the ZTE ...

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  • This Dustin Pedroia Play Belongs in a Museum
This Dustin Pedroia Play Belongs in a Museum

Lefty David Price (3-2, 4.61 ERA) goes against Texas All-Star Yu Darvish (6-6, 3.11). Benintendi got his big night going with an RBI single. Benintendi scored for the first time after a single in the second by No. Benintendi scored four times while Moreland and Ramirez each scored twice. In his career, Fister is 5-6 with a 5.19 ERA and 40 str...

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  • Capitals trade Marcus Johansson to Devils in cost-cutting move
Capitals trade Marcus Johansson to Devils in cost-cutting move

The same struggles that led to the deconstruction of the Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings over the years is affecting the Capitals, though those teams have a pile of Stanley Cup rings to ease the pain. MacLellan said veteran Brooks Orpik will mentor defensive prospects Lucas Johansen, Christian Djoos, Madison Bowey, Aaron Ness, Tyler Lewi...

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  • Olivier Giroud wants to continue
Olivier Giroud wants to continue "good journey" at Arsenal amid transfer links

Sky Sports News HQ reporter Solhekol took to Twitter to shed light on interest from Everton in the Arsenal striker. Giroud's exit would mean that Lacazette and Danny Welbeck would be the only recognised central attacking players, although the latter has been known to be preferred in a wide position.

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  • Confident Mithali & Co eye extending winning streak against Lanka
Confident Mithali & Co eye extending winning streak against Lanka

SRI LANKA: Inoka Ranaweera (Captain), Chandima Gunaratne, Chamari Athapaththu, Eshani Lokusooriya, Ama Kanchana, Nipuni Hansika, Dilani Manodara, Hasini Perera, Chamari Polgampala, Udeshika Prabodani, Harshitha Madhavi, Shashikala Siriwardena, Prasadani Weerakodi, Oshadhi Ranasinghe, Sripali Weerakkody.

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  • Suspect in U. of IL kidnapping attended rally for victim, officials say
Suspect in U. of IL kidnapping attended rally for victim, officials say

The criminal complaint says that Zhang was late for the appointment and that after she was unsuccessful in flagging down a bus, she got into a auto driven by the 28-year-old Christensen . "He has no criminal history", his lawyer, Evan Bruno, told NBC News later when asked whether Christensen had been arrested before. The video showed Zhang e...

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  • 'Bored' Tomic bombs out of Wimbledon
'Bored' Tomic bombs out of Wimbledon

Daria Gavrilova on day 2 at Wimbledon 2017. The Australian hit 25 unforced errors compared to Zverev's 14 and appeared to lose interest in the match midway through the second set, strolling around the court without any sense of urgency. "For sure I don't do the right work", Tomic said with startling candour. "If you can't get motivated at Wimbl...

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  • Ravi Shastri applies for head coach job of the Indian Cricket team
Ravi Shastri applies for head coach job of the Indian Cricket team

The CAC, comprising Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman, will be interviewing the candidates on July 10. Meanwhile, it is being learnt that former India opener WV Raman, now the batting coach at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) in Bengaluru, is likely to get the temporary charge as coach of the India Under-19 team for their upcoming...

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  • Wayne Rooney looks set to finally leave Manchester United
Wayne Rooney looks set to finally leave Manchester United

Sources close to both clubs say the move is on and the word from Old Trafford last night was that the deal was all but done. "I'd love to see him [Rooney] return [to Everton]", Campbell told talkSPORT . Wayne could play with anyone in a variety of different positions and I think he will be a brilliant addition to the good players the club have...

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  • Sonam Kapoor dazzles as showstopper for Ralph & Russo at Paris Fashion Week
Sonam Kapoor dazzles as showstopper for Ralph & Russo at Paris Fashion Week

Check out how gorgeous Sonam looked at the Paris Fashion Week. Sonam Kapoor , after wowing us as the showstopper for designer Ralph and Russo 's Autumn Winter 2017/2018 couture collection, was spotted in a pink ruffled gown by the same label.

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